Friday, June 23rd – 5:30-8 pm
230 Jones Street, Local 6, Literary Jazz Band
jazz in the bookshop every Friday since 2002

Tonight! Ray Loeckle on tenor and soprano saxes Dean Reilly on bass Tony Johnson on drums with special guest Brad Buethe on guitar   … [Read more...]

Saturday, June 24th – 7:30-10 pm
Vocalist Denise Perrier with Swing Fever

Swing Fever declares, "The music is our passion. Rhythmic, romantic, torrid and witty, we're crazy for it. Tunes from the 1930s and '40s have inspired Swing Fever for decades. We learned from the originators of the genre, which gives our … [Read more...]

duo, trio, quartet… pianist Grant Levin!
Sunday, June 25th – 7:30 pm
The Grant Levin Quartet, with Francis Vanek, sax;
Chris Amberger, bass; Jeff Minnieweather, drums

Beginning June 11th in a duo with Kash Killion, Grant has embarked on an open ended sequence of duo, trio and quartet dates, every corresponding Sunday evening. Tonight, June 25th, a quartet with Francis Vanek on saxophone, Chris Amberger on … [Read more...]

Tuesday, June 27th – 7-8:30 pm
Author Event: Gretchen Dykstra presents Pinery Boys

Pinery Boys: Songs and Songcatching in the Lumberjack Era (University of Washington Press, 2016) A newly annotated edition of a landmark 1926 collection of lumberjack song published by pioneering song collector Franz Rickaby, augmented by a … [Read more...]

Four Days, Six Shows! July 6 to 9

Thursday, Ray Skjelbred & the Cubs A hot jazz quintet, Chicago style! Friday, Don Prell's Seabop Ensemble Saturday, The Graham Bruce Quintet with Madaline Duran & Grant Levin Sunday (2pm), poet Carlos Suarez reads from his new … [Read more...]